Scott, Louisiana

Population 8,607

Scott is located in Lafayette Parish, LA. The population is 8,607, making Scott the 4th largest city in Lafayette Parish.

There are 4 public schools in Scott with an average Homefacts rating of B. The total crime rate for Scott is low , and there are 16 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Scott is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Scott property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Scott include Ossun, Lafayette and Duson.

Scott Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 14.4%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 62.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 23.2%

Crime Rate

20.05% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 218
  • Violent Crimes: 138
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 699
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

14.41% Higher than national avg.
  • 16 offenders in Scott
  • 18.59 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

44 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 2
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 42


Low 2.7%
  • Louisiana unemployment average: 3.6%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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4 Public Schools view public schools

There are 4 K-12 public schools in Scott, LA and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Scott's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.
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1 Private School

Sts Peter & Paul Catholic Elementary School

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Scott, LA

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$219,000 compared to December 1969
Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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41 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Scott, LA issued 41 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Scott, LA issued 9 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $595
  • 1 Bedroom: $755
  • 2 Bedrooms: $858
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,148
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,320

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Environmental Hazards

44 Environmental Hazards

Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (308/320)
    Scott, LA has 96.25% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Scott, LA is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.79 Average
    Scott, LA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 53.18°
  • February 56.23°
  • March 62.73°
  • April 69.78°
  • May 76.53°
  • June 83°
  • July 83.3°
  • August 83.94°
  • September 78.93°
  • October 69.38°
  • November 60.7°
  • December 53.05°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Scott, LA

Scott, LA has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Scott, LA has a very high risk of hurricanes.
Scott, LA has a low risk of hail storms.
Scott, LA has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Scott, LA: $45,883


Unemployment in Scott is 2.7%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.6% and 3.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 43.34%
White Collar - 56.66%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Bobby Jindal
  • Sen. Bill Cassidy
  • Sen. David Vitter

City Representatives

  • Charles W. Boustany Jr.

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

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0 Cemeteries view all

  • No Cemeteries found in Scott, LA

6 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Scott, LA

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Scott, LA
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